Articles and researches

March 12, 2021

Casa Etérea offers off-grid lodging on an extinct volcano

Nestled into the slope of the dormant Palo Huérfano volcano in central Mexico, Casa Etérea is a passion project of Singapore writer, photographer and designer Prashant […]
March 12, 2021

Climate change causes more intense rainfall, flooding in Hawaii

Hawaii has declared a state of emergency as heavy rains have flooded and destroyed homes, claimed several bridges and led to the evacuation of thousands of […]
March 12, 2021

New study predicts 6-month summers by 2100

Schoolkids and surfers might think an endless summer sounds too good to be true. But the world may soon be facing six-month summers with staggering consequences. […]
March 12, 2021

Colorado’s Electric Pass Lodge will be powered entirely by renewable energy

Just 9 miles from downtown Aspen, one of the world’s best ski resorts will soon welcome the Electric Pass Lodge, a luxury residential building that will […]
March 12, 2021

“Carbon-absorbing” vertical forest skyscraper nears completion in Taipei

Paris-based Vincent Callebaut Architectures has revealed new photos of Tao Zhu Yin Yuan, a LEED Gold-certified high-rise slated for completion in the second half of 2021. Located in […]
March 11, 2021

An urban farm tops a LEED Gold-targeted health education tower in Toronto

Global design practice Perkins and Will has raised the bar for sustainable campus design with the award-winning Daphne Cockwell Health Sciences Complex, a Ryerson University facility […]
March 11, 2021

Tesla is building a 100MW battery in Texas

Under the guise of Gambit Energy Storage LLC, a secretive subsidiary of Tesla, a new, 100-megawatt battery is coming to Angleton, Texas. Angleton is located approximately […]
March 11, 2021

UK citizens get the right to repair

Consumers have become accustomed to the idea of planned obsolescence — that the things we buy will deliberately fail sooner rather than later, requiring us to […]